Summary Sony DSC-F717

Prices Price
Camera only
Score Snapsort rank
Among similar cameras
#n/a of 10
Specifications Key specs
Help 5x
Screen size
Help 1.8"
Help f/2
Screen resolution
Help 123k dots
Wide angle
Help 38 mm
Movie format
Help Unknown
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Sony Cyber-shot DSC-F717Sony Cyber-shot DSC-F717


The Sony DSC-F717 vs other recent digicams

Aperture Very wide aperture Help
External flash External flash Help
Better lighting
Macro focus Good macro Help
2.0 cm
Viewfinder Doesn't use battery, see more detail Help

The Sony DSC-F717 vs other recent pro digicams

Built-in flash Built-in flash Help
Usually standard


The Sony DSC-F717 vs other recent digicams

Supports RAW No RAW support Help
Less editing fidelity
Announced Old Help
September 2002
Popularity Not so popular Help
Among snapsort users
Zoom Below average zoom Help
Fastest shutter speed Slow shutter speed Help
1/2000 of a second

The Sony DSC-F717 vs other recent pro digicams

Sensor size Small sensor Help
2/3" 8.8x6.6mm
Screen resolution Very low resolution screen Help
123k dots
Size Quite large Help
Large (162×124×68 mm)
Continuous shooting Slow continuous shooting Help
2 fps
Touch screen No touch screen Help
More buttons
Screen flips out Fixed screen Help
Less flexible
Screen type Screen type Help
Thickness Thick Help
Wide angle Very poor wide angle lens Help
38 mm
Screen size Very small screen Help
Image stabilization No image stabilization Help
Risk of blur
Light sensitivity Poor maximum light sensitivity Help
800 ISO
True resolution Lower true resolution Help
4.9 MP
Autofocus contrast detection autofocus Help
slower focusing
Sensor type Sensor type Help
Weight Very heavy Help
659 g


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Avatar for Thomas Wlassak Thomas Wlassak (1:38 AM, May 04, 2013)
I owned one of this. It was perfect until the CCD stopped working.